Matt Besser

Nader deserves debate snub

Most of us would agree that a viable third party candidate for president would be good for the political process. Ralph Nader is not this candidate. In the Sept. 18 issue of The Hatchet, Michael Sieburg wrote an editorial in favor of Ralph Nader’s inclusion in the October presidential debates. Nader should not be included. […]

GW recruit Chris Monroe takes a shot (photo)

GW men’s basketball recruit and Good Counsel High School senior Chris Monroe (l.) misses a runner in the first half of a 72-58 loss to DeMatha High School Wednesday night in the Smith Center. His return to the Smith Center was as sour as his first game there was sweet. Good Counsel beat DeMatha at […]

Pinochet, U.S. have bloody hands

Augusto Pinochet is one of the worst dictators Latin America has seen in its long history of oppression and injustice. His arrest in London and the attempted extradition to Spain to stand trial for terrorism and genocide is a positive step in repairing the incalculable damage he has done to the citizens of Chile and […]